Seasonal Load Limits

March 18, 2019 Update: 

The City is now accepting Overweight Permits for approved roads.  Please see below for more information.

The city has been notified by the Minnesota Department of Transportation that the starting date for Spring Load Restrictions in the South, Southeast, and Metro Frost Zones will be Friday, March 15, 2019 at 12:01 AM.  You may view the full letter from MnDOT by clicking here.

Permits are valid for ONE (1) day and are non-refundable.  In order to obtain a permit, an account must be created.  All applications must be submitted and paid online via the link below.  Please allow up to ONE (1) business day for Administrative Support to process your permit.

In accordance with Minnesota Statutes, City roads within the City of Maple Grove shall be restricted to 5 ton, unless posted, during the period to be determined by the State of Minnesota Department of Transportation.

In the event the City Engineer determines that a road will have a restriction other than five (5) ton per axle or that the period shall be other than designated by the Department of Transportation, the applicable City roads shall be posted accordingly with a weight restriction sign.

Allowed weight and/or time variances will be established by the Maple Grove Streets Department and may fluctuate with weather and road conditions.  A valid permit must be carried in each overweight vehicle while on posted roads.